Waihee-Waiehu, HI Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes
The chance of earthquake damage in Waihee-Waiehu is much lower than Hawaii average and is lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Waihee-Waiehu is about the same as Hawaii average and is much lower than the national average.
Earthquake Index, #89
The earthquake index value is calculated based on historical earthquake events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the earthquake level in a region. A higher earthquake index value means a higher chance of an earthquake.
Volcano Index, #116
The volcano index value is calculated based on the currently known volcanoes using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the possibility of a region being affected by a possible volcano eruption. A higher volcano index value means a higher chance of being affected.
Tornado Index, #151
The tornado index value is calculated based on historical tornado events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the tornado level in a region. A higher tornado index value means a higher chance of tornado events.
Other Weather Extremes Events
A total of 311 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Waihee-Waiehu, HI were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:
|Dust Storm:||0||Flood:||53||Hail:||1||Heat:||0||Heavy Snow:||0|
|High Surf:||0||Hurricane:||0||Ice Storm:||1||Landslide:||0||Strong Wind:||0|
|Thunderstorm Winds:||3||Tropical Storm:||0||Wildfire:||15||Winter Storm:||0||Winter Weather:||0|
A total of 4 volcanoes are found in or near Waihee-Waiehu, HI.
|Distance (miles)||Name||Region||Latitude||Longitude||Elevation (foot)||Type||Status||Last Eruption|
|22.3||Haleakala||Hawaiian Is, United States||20.708||-156.25||3055||Shield volcano||Historical||Last known eruption 1700-1799|
|24.7||Kahoolawe||Hawaiian Is, United States||20.57||-156.57||450||Shield volcano||Holocene||Unknown|
|88.8||Koolau||Hawaiian Is, United States||21.37||-157.8||941||Shield volcano||Holocene||Unknown|
|94.5||Hualalai||Hawaiian Is, United States||19.692||-155.87||2523||Shield volcano||Historical||Last known eruption 1800-1899|
Historical Earthquake Events
A total of 13 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Waihee-Waiehu, HI.
|Distance (miles)||Date||Magnitude||Depth (km)||Latitude||Longitude|
Historical Tornado Events
No historical tornado events that had recorded magnitudes of 2 or above found in or near Waihee-Waiehu, HI.
No historical earthquake events found in or near Waihee-Waiehu, HI.
* The information on this page is based on the global volcano database, the U.S. earthquake database of 1638-1985, and the U.S. Tornado and Weather Extremes database of 1950-2010.